Vilfand: wind speed in Moscow reached 27 meters per second

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Yesterday’s flurry in Moscow on the consequences comparable to a tornado, although the tornado in Moscow were not observed; recorded squally wind, which swept before the cold front, said RIA Novosti Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand.

«No, it’s not a tornado. Tornado called a proboscis, which descends from the clouds to the ground, it requires special conditions. And yesterday was observed squally strengthening, when the horizontal line of the barrage of flashing before a cold front along the surface of the earth. If you compare the whirlwind and the storm, then physics is a totally different phenomenon, but the consequences of yesterday’s squally strengthening is comparable to the consequences from the tornado,» — said Vilfand.

According to him, the meteorologist had predicted wind speeds of 17 to 22 meters per second, while throughout Moscow and the region gusts of wind exceeded 16 to 18 meters, which is very critical for trees of Central.

«That’s exactly what happened, and even wind speed was 26 and 27 meters per second. The line squall is not widespread line that runs through the whole Moscow oblast, it has a scale from a few hundred meters up to three kilometers, and then breaks. And their may be a few dozen,» — said Vilfand.

«Squally strengthening of a wind are observed usually in the second half of June, early and mid July, when the air is very warm and the energy of the atmosphere is maximum. In late spring a similar situation was observed,» — said the meteorologist.

According to her, meteorologists call wind like force storm, but a hurricane is called a wind force of 33 metres / second. She also suggested that in urban areas could be stronger wind gusts that were noted on the network of meteorological stations of Moscow, quite remote from each other.

Makarov said that such gusts were recorded regularly in Moscow, including in 2016, 2013, 2001 and 1998.

«Storm is the wind of 25 meters per second, these effects can be. It was not planned. We gave gusts (wind speed) up to 17-22 meters per second, but there are subtleties that the forecast for the first day gives the Central UGMS (Department for Hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring Roshydromet), and the meteorologist gives a more long-term forecasts,» — said Makarov.

According to her, the forecasting service of Moscow and Moscow region on the day-ahead leads the UGMS and the Central weather Bureau of Moscow and Moscow region.

A barrage, comparable in impact with the tornado, was held in the Moscow region on Monday afternoon, causing significant damage and casualties.

According to SK Russian Federation, in the capital killed 11 people in region three. The Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov said five of the victims in the area. The Department of health of Moscow reported that more than 100 victims remain in hospitals.

Damaged more than 1.5 thousand cars, broken glass, and hundreds of trees broken or uprooted, Lyubertsy crane fell, the trains were detained.

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